South Carolina is now offering its residents free coding courses through their SC Codes program.
Reported by Campus Technology, these online courses provide South Carolina residents basic knowledge in front-end and back-end web development, and the site itself attempts to connect course completers with potential job opportunities.
The takeaway? This is starting to look like what we thought the promise of online education could potentially offer – free high-quality knowledge for the highly motivated student. And in that world, where self-paced knowledge acquisition is free for the taking, how does that evolve what higher education uniquely has to offer?
May you continue to fight the good enrollment growth fight at your institution today, and we’ll see you again tomorrow.
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